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Auctioneer McIntosh Auction Service 607-832-4829
Auction Date Aug 24 Auction
1457 County Highway 6
Bovina Center, NY
Time 05:00PM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 18080



County Route 6 Bovina Center, New York

Friday, August 24 at 5 PM. & Saturday, August 25 at 10 AM

This historic home has been in the family for the past 3 generations, and over 100 years. The McPherson’s were a prominent local family, and served the local community as educators and elected officials.


Partial contents of the attic including a large quantity of ephemera  featuring agricultural, political, maps, school related, local advertising, children’s books, comic books, and magazines.  Sets and pairs of oak & walnut chairs, toys stove, toy trucks, clam steamer, batter pitcher, irons, framed pictures, advertising tins, apple peeler, old bell, blue glass bottles  1950’s era dolls & carriage, Victorian calling cards, canteen, irons, stoneware, books, and many great estate boxes straight from the attic. 



ANTIQUE FURNITURE:  Large pine step back cupboard, walnut marble top dresser w/ mirror, walnut marble top washstand, oak library table, 2 oak washstands, oak library table, mahogany rocker, oak rocker, walnut marble top dresser, oak Cutler roll top desk, antique safe (w/combination), oak side by side, coat racks, primitive bench, large cherry dresser, pair of rose back chairs, set of 6 oak T-back chairs, set of 5 oak spindle back chairs, set of 4 oak spindle back chairs, walnut chair, oak stands, square oak table, drop leaf chestnut table, half round plant stand, oak gingerbread. clocks,  6 piece wrought iron porch set.

HISTORICAL ITEMS:  1857 Jay Gould map of Delaware County (all original-nicest we’ve ever sold!!!), Local NYS 144th Regiment Civil War Honor Roll,  photo book with 7 civil war soldier cards,”The Great Conflict” by Horace Greeley, Volumes I & II, 1897 History of Delaware County, 1932 Bovina Fair trophy,  local Bovina Center photographs, Bovina Center & Delaware County political, educational, 4-H, and agricultural related books and records.

OLD TOYS & BANKS :  Wind Up Toys: Marx machine gun motorcycle, Marx Joe Penner & Goo-Goo, Marx Popeye With Parrots, Strauss Ham & Sam, Marx Service Station, Marx Airport, Lehmann Balky Mule w/ box, German clown band w/ box, Sel-Rite Home Run King w/ box,  “Always Did Spise A Mule” mechanical bank, “Pig In HI-Chair” mechanical bank, standing bear still bank, safe still bank, John Deere farm toys, Structo cattle hauler, Tonka Allied moving van, Marx searchlight truck.

COLLECTIBLES:  8 1930’s/40’s school safety posters, Ringling Brothers circus posters, country store advertising displays & literature, candle mold, needle point, old scrap books, milk pail, seed catalogs, flashcards and other one-room school related items, 1900 Brooklyn Bridge ashtray, milk pail. 3 large framed pictures, many oak and walnut frames, oak telephone, Gone With The Wind lamps, oil lamps, coffee grinder, quack medical device, Audabon bird cards, 

Halloween items, old pens, vases, candle sticks, Oliver standard visible typewriter, crocks, jugs, collection of about 1500 postcards including 50 local, holiday, sight seeing, Native American, to be sold in albums, and sets, speed catalogs, needle points , 

We have been working for the past two weeks, and are still digging and sorting at advertising deadline time. There will be surprises at both sessions, as we still have several rooms to do.  Be sure to check our website & auction zip for new photos right up to auction time!!  McIntosh Auction Service is proud to present this exciting and historic auction.

See our website for listing and pictures #18080

Preview for Friday items:  Friday  2 PM until auction time

Preview for Saturday items:  Saturday 9AM until auction time

Terms: Cash-Check-Charge Valid I.D. Required

13% Buyers Fee -  3% Discount for Cash or Check


McIntosh Auction Service

(607) 832-4829.  Or (607) 832-4241

Market Phone:  (845) 586-1088


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